The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 88 155 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.68% 17.09% 14.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.78% 62.50% 57.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 95 47
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£400 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £190 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.15 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+24.60% +16.27%
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Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
201 248 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.39% 27.34% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 154 69
Average daily rate £400 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £472 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 162 (76.06%) SC Cleared
2 104 (48.83%) ITIL
3 101 (47.42%) DV Cleared
4 72 (33.80%) Microsoft
5 58 (27.23%) Service Management
6 56 (26.29%) MS Office
7 48 (22.54%) HP
8 46 (21.60%) Windows
9 43 (20.19%) Project Management
10 42 (19.72%) MS Excel
11 33 (15.49%) Hyper-V
12 32 (15.02%) PRINCE2
12 32 (15.02%) OVSD
13 30 (14.08%) SQL
14 28 (13.15%) VMware
15 26 (12.21%) ITSM
15 26 (12.21%) ITIL V3
16 23 (10.80%) Linux
16 23 (10.80%) Cisco
17 22 (10.33%) Finance
18 21 (9.86%) SharePoint
18 21 (9.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 21 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (9.86%) PowerShell
19 20 (9.39%) Service Delivery
20 19 (8.92%) SLA
20 19 (8.92%) Incident Management
21 18 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 18 (8.45%) Data Centre
22 17 (7.98%) MS Project

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.23%) Lync
3 6 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.35%) IIS
5 4 (1.88%) Confluence
5 4 (1.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.47%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 56 (26.29%) MS Office
2 42 (19.72%) MS Excel
3 17 (7.98%) MS Project
4 16 (7.51%) MS Visio
5 10 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) PaaS
2 4 (1.88%) Office 365
3 3 (1.41%) IaaS
4 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.16%) Internet
2 9 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.29%) DNS
4 6 (2.82%) LAN
4 6 (2.82%) Firewall
5 5 (2.35%) Network Security
5 5 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.35%) SNMP
5 5 (2.35%) VPN
6 4 (1.88%) OSPF
6 4 (1.88%) WAN
6 4 (1.88%) Wireless
6 4 (1.88%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.88%) AMQP
7 3 (1.41%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.41%) Multicast
7 3 (1.41%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (1.41%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.88%) Big Data
4 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.88%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.88%) MySQL
5 2 (0.94%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.94%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.47%) Informix
6 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.47%) OLAP
6 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.82%) Subversion
2 4 (1.88%) JIRA
2 4 (1.88%) Ant
2 4 (1.88%) JUnit
2 4 (1.88%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.88%) Mercurial
2 4 (1.88%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.88%) Gradle
3 3 (1.41%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.47%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.47%) SCons
5 1 (0.47%) GCC
5 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.47%) MSI
5 1 (0.47%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.47%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (10.33%) Finance
2 4 (1.88%) Electronics
3 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.47%) Legal
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.47%) Military
4 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (14.55%) Analyst
2 21 (9.86%) Project Manager
3 16 (7.51%) Incident Manager
4 13 (6.10%) Consultant
4 13 (6.10%) Service Manager
5 10 (4.69%) Architect
5 10 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (4.23%) Services Delivery Manager
7 8 (3.76%) Developer
7 8 (3.76%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (3.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (3.29%) Citrix Specialist
9 6 (2.82%) Security Engineer
9 6 (2.82%) PMO Manager
9 6 (2.82%) Support Analyst
9 6 (2.82%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.35%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (2.35%) Service Analyst
10 5 (2.35%) Configuration Analyst
11 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.88%) Web Services
1 4 (1.88%) XML
1 4 (1.88%) JMS
1 4 (1.88%) J2EE
1 4 (1.88%) EJB
1 4 (1.88%) Java EE
1 4 (1.88%) JSON
2 3 (1.41%) SOAP
2 3 (1.41%) XML Messaging
3 2 (0.94%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.45%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.63%) Clustering
3 12 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.16%) PMI
5 7 (3.29%) Economics
5 7 (3.29%) User Experience
6 4 (1.88%) CMDB
7 3 (1.41%) CCTV
7 3 (1.41%) NHS
7 3 (1.41%) Biometrics
8 2 (0.94%) HACMP
8 2 (0.94%) PKI
8 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Ergonomics
9 1 (0.47%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.60%) Windows
2 23 (10.80%) Linux
3 16 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.16%) UNIX
6 7 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.41%) Android
8 3 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.41%) CentOS
9 2 (0.94%) AIX
10 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (48.83%) ITIL
2 58 (27.23%) Service Management
3 43 (20.19%) Project Management
4 32 (15.02%) PRINCE2
5 26 (12.21%) ITSM
5 26 (12.21%) ITIL V3
6 20 (9.39%) Service Delivery
7 19 (8.92%) Incident Management
8 16 (7.51%) CRM
9 12 (5.63%) Configuration Management
9 12 (5.63%) Data Analysis
10 10 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.69%) Matrix Management
10 10 (4.69%) Change Control
11 9 (4.23%) Network Management
11 9 (4.23%) Project Planning
11 9 (4.23%) Logistics
11 9 (4.23%) Migration
12 8 (3.76%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.08%) SQL
2 21 (9.86%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.16%) C
4 9 (4.23%) C#
5 8 (3.76%) Java
6 6 (2.82%) C++
6 6 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.41%) Python
8 2 (0.94%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.94%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 162 (76.06%) SC Cleared
2 101 (47.42%) DV Cleared
3 21 (9.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (7.04%) APMP
6 11 (5.16%) PMI Certification
7 10 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (4.23%) CCNA
8 9 (4.23%) PMP
9 8 (3.76%) CCNP
10 5 (2.35%) HNC
10 5 (2.35%) HND
10 5 (2.35%) ISEB
10 5 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.35%) Degree
11 4 (1.88%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (1.41%) MCP
12 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.41%) MCSE
12 3 (1.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.92%) SLA
2 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) BS15000
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.47%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (15.49%) Hyper-V
2 21 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.98%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.29%) XenApp
4 7 (3.29%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.35%) vSphere
6 3 (1.41%) UAG
6 3 (1.41%) Firmware
6 3 (1.41%) NFS
7 2 (0.94%) Docker
8 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 32 (15.02%) OVSD
2 12 (5.63%) OpenView
3 11 (5.16%) SCOM
4 10 (4.69%) SCCM
5 7 (3.29%) SCOrch
5 7 (3.29%) XenMobile
5 7 (3.29%) AirWatch
6 6 (2.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.88%) Puppet
7 4 (1.88%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.88%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.41%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.41%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.94%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.94%) NetVault Backup
10 1 (0.47%) Cacti
10 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 72 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 48 (22.54%) HP
3 28 (13.15%) VMware
4 23 (10.80%) Cisco
5 15 (7.04%) Citrix
6 11 (5.16%) NetApp
6 11 (5.16%) F5
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle
8 7 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.35%) SAP
10 4 (1.88%) Lumension
10 4 (1.88%) NetScout
10 4 (1.88%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.41%) McAfee
11 3 (1.41%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.41%) Juniper
12 2 (0.94%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.94%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.94%) Infoblox
13 1 (0.47%) Terracotta
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